“We will not talk about additional cuts in pensions or additional measures. The agreement we have signed is our limit and we are following it” said Greek government Vice President Yiannis Dragasakis in an interview with Realnews newspaper.
“Therefore, whatever problem, whatever demand outside the agreement is not only our matter but a matter of Europe and its institutional bodies” he added.
Dragasakis estimated that the refugee issue in not directly linked with the first review, adding however that “the sooner the evaluation is completed and positive prospects for the Greek economy and society are formed, the higher our possibility to contribute in solving the problem”.
Finally, on New Democracy’s proposal over the establishment of an examining committee on the banks’ recapitalization, Dragasakis said that “the examining committee should not be presented as a threat but as an opportunity to investigate issues that have happened with the banking sector.